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2011-12-02 07:35:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- InformedTrades.com, the online community dedicated to helping individuals learn to trade the world's financial markets, has taken the next step of announcing its entrance into the global currency war via its currency, InformedPoints. "InformedPoints are like any other currency," says InformedTrades Founder and Central Banker Simit Patel. "They're issued by a central bank and distributed to friends of the Bank that work towards the same mission," he...

2011-11-16 06:48:00

LONDON, November 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- European DataWarehouse (Management) Limited (ED) is pleased to announce today that it has appointed Perella Weinberg Partners to arrange a placement of its shares (the Placement). Following the recent selection of Sapient Global Markets to construct the European DataWarehouse on ED's behalf, the appointment of Perella Weinberg Partners and ED's prospective Placement represent the next stages in ED's creation of an independently...

2011-10-19 22:30:00

Japan is monitoring its economy carefully to understand how it will be affected by the ensuing fluctuations in the financial and forex markets and the uncertain economic developments overseas. Hard hit by deflation, the central bank of Japan announced in October 2011 that they promise to keep interest rates near zero until central banks attain price stability. http://www.investtechfx.com Hong Kong (PRWEB) October 19, 2011 InvestTechFX reported Bank of Japanâs October 2011...

2011-09-30 10:21:00

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard delivered remarks titled "U.S. Monetary Policy at Another Crossroads" at the 2011 "Dealmakers of the Year" Business Breakfast, hosted by Point Loma Nazarene University's Fermanian Business & Economic Institute. Bullard talked about the weaker-than-expected recovery, noting that U.S. economic growth is sluggish and that the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) has warned...

2011-09-16 12:07:00

LONDON, September 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In January of this year the gold bull market had its 10th birthday. Investors who've had the patience and fortitude to hold gold since 18 January 2001 when it made its low of $257 have been richly rewarded since today the yellow metal trades at $1,784 an ounce. A 7 fold move in a little over a decade certainly isn't bad but given that this bull market shows no sign of stopping, the question is: How High Will Gold Go? In...

2011-07-20 00:00:31

European debt crisis and faltering U.S. economy paint bleak picture for second half of 2011, with commodity-based economies in Australia and Canada faring strongest. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 19, 2011 With the exception of strong commodity currencies in Canada and Australia, the outlook for most major currencies in the third quarter of 2011 is bleak. Continued low interest rates, declining consumer confidence, and a poor employment outlook will mean a rocky ride for the U.S. dollar in Q3....

2011-05-31 08:00:00

LONDON, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Market Group is pleased to announce today the six finalists that have been invited to participate in the next stage of the tender process to select the European DataWarehouse's (ED) constructor. The Request for Proposals (RfP) process will continue for about one month from its issuance. Following a review of the responses received to the RfP, the successful tenderer will enter into a contract to construct ED. The names of the four institutions and...

2011-05-27 05:44:00

CHENNAI, India, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Superior Functional Coverage and Future Ready Architecture with the Capability of Handling 100 Million Transactions Per Day Polaris Software (POLS.BO), a leading global Financial Technology Company, today announced that Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has chosen Polaris to implement its Intellect(TM) Core Banking System (CBS) across the Bank. The USD 55 million end-to-end implementation deal includes System Integration and...

2011-04-28 05:00:00

LONDON, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In December 2010, the Governing Council of the European Central Bank (the ECB) announced its intention to establish loan-by-loan data requirements for asset-backed securities (ABSs) in the Eurosystem collateral framework, with the aim of improving transparency and helping to restore investor confidence in the European securitisation markets. To make this happen, the ECB is encouraging the creation of a groundbreaking ABS Data Warehouse for the...

2011-04-21 00:00:29

Online forex trading community InformedTrades.com has seen its free-floating virtual currency go an entire month without a decline, and is up 14% against the US dollar over the past 7 months. With this trial launch a success, InformedTrades will now seek to have its currency gain widespread adoption -- and hopefully re-build the world's money supply to solve the global poverty and debt crises by doing so. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 20, 2011 InformedPoints, the currency used by the...